Monument record SBK 012 - Windmill at Barley Green

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Windmill at Barley Green.


Grid reference Centred TM 2395 7399 (10m by 10m)
Map sheet TM27SW


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Barley Green. Large post mill with two storey roundhouse, rebuilt in 1777. It ceased work in 1937 and was demolished in 1941. The roundhouse remains as a store, there were four patent sails, three pairs of stones and a fantail (now on Drinkstone Mill)(S1).
First built circa 1704 (S2).
Location as shown on OS 1880s and later maps.

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <M1> (No record type): Mills file: (S1)(S2)(S3).
  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: Dolman, P. 1978. Windmills in Suffolk: a contemporary survey. 47.
  • <S2> (No record type): Flint B, Suffolk Windmills, 1979, 140.
  • <S3> (No record type): Dolman P C J, list of Suffolk windmills on maps, undated ms.
  • <S4> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.
  • <S5> Article in serial: A, A. Bryan. 1998. Windmill gazetteer for England.

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Record last edited

Aug 10 2021 9:50AM

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